Dean Williams (Shamrock Rovers) scores slipping the ball through Brian Murphy's legs after running through onto Jack Byrne's pass.
Rovers will play the last bit of this game with ten men as Pico Lopes has gone off injured.
Ali Coote with a guilt edged chance to score but his shot beat Mannus but also the post.
A well timed sliding interception by Jake Davidson prevents Graham Burke from slotting home Sean Kavanagh's cross. Moments later Burke sets up Byrne but his shot is just off target.
Sub Rhys Marshall hits the Blues crossbar.
Michael O'Connor (Waterford) scores a well struck goal shooting home Tyreke Wilson's cross from the left.
"They are having a shooting session from eight yards" is what they are having says Brian Murphy.
Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a sweeping move from Rovers who moved the ball through Neil Farrugia and Jack Byrne before Farrugia pulled it back for Graham Burke to drill home a goal on his 27th birthday.
Graham Burke shoots from distance but can't get on target.
Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) scores after his corner was cleared. Ronan Finn collected it when he got back Joey O'Briens pass his cross was flicked on by Neil Farrugia to Byrne at the back post and he fired it home for the fourth goal.
Jack Byrne(Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after a good run from Farrugia.
No changes at the break for either team.
And Lee Grace (Shamrock Rovers) scores from that corner - very similar to the last goal - as Jack Byrne's corner was headed home.
Jack Byrne(Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Jake Davidson put Dylan Watts touch behind for a corner kick.
Roberto Lopes (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a powerful header of Jack Byrne's corner kick. Brian Murphy got his hands to it but he couldn't keep it out.
Aaron Greene (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a well taken goal. He allowed Neil Farrugia pass run through his legs to confound Jake Davidson and then he drilled the ball by Brian Murphy from close range.
Ball comes across of the front of the Rovers box and Matty Smith running onto it bends a right foot effort low and around the post.
Nice spell of play by the visitors putting the Hoops under pressure in Rovers half.
Rovers lost the ball in midfield and ex-Hoop Michael O'Connor gets a shot away and a Rovers touch takesit over the bar.
Joey O'Brien's cross is too close to Brian Murphy.
Great run by Ali Coote taking the ball at speed through the Rovers defence. His cross is deflected off a Neil Farrugia boot and Alan Mannus is able to grab.
Ali Coote (Waterford) is booked for a late challenge on Roberto Lopes.
Matty Smith bundles over Aaron McEneff in a dangerous position. Jack Byrne lines up the free kick - up and over the wall and up and over the bar by a little bit.
The usual pattern of lots of possession for Rovers trying to pass around a team that are happy to sit off. Blues breaking when they can though but their delivery into the box hasn't been great. Pico Lopes getting his head to anything that comes his way.
Graham Burke rounds Brian Murphy running onto a Dylan Watts through ball but he puts the ball in the side net. What a let off for the Blues.
Jake Davidson cuts out a long Ronan Finn cross from the right that the Hoops captain was trying to find Aaron Greene with.
Usual 4-3-3 formation for Rovers. 4-4-1-1 for the Blues with Kurtis Byrne in behind Michael O'Connor who is leading the line.
The Hoops getting a bit more time on the ball as Waterford aren't pressing as much as AC Milan.
Aaron Greene goes so close to scoring. His shot is just about saved by Murphy and the ball almost bounces in but Sobowale does so well to clear from right under the crossbar - great bit of defending.
Aaron McEneff gets on the end of Aaron Greene's cross from the left but his header is straight at Brian Murphy.
Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Oluwatunmise Sobowale put behind his own line with Aaron Greene lurking behind him. Ball comes to Dylan Watts who shoots over. Watts has played in every Rovers game this season but this is his sixth start.
Paul McLaughlin is the ref this evening.
It is Graham Burke's birthday today and Aaron Greene is making his 100th appearance in all competitions for the Hoops this evening.
Fran Rockett is in charge of the Blues tonight. He has named two goalkeepers on the bench. Goalkeeper Brian Murphy has the captain's armband for the visitors.
One change for Rovers from last week's game against Milan. Gary O'Neill is on the bench with Dylan Watts coming in to start.
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Hello from a beautifully sunny Tallaght Stadium for this evening's Premier Division clash between Shamrock Rovers and Waterford. Macdara Ferris here with updates and I'm also penning our match report.